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1hNigel Collins

Bright future for Brook

With his return from a life-threatening stab injury complete, unbeaten titlist Kell Brook joins Keith Thurman as a possible heir to welterweight throne.

2dDan Rafael

Top Rank, truTV partner for live series

Top Rank and cable network truTV announced a multiyear deal on Monday for a series of live Friday night boxing cards beginning May 1 in Las Vegas.

3dBrian Campbell

Russell Jr. takes Gonzalez's featherweight title

Nine months after dropping a decision to Vasyl Lomachenko in a vacant world title bout, Gary Russell Jr. dominated featherweight titlist Jhonny Gonzalez at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.

4dDan Rafael

Golden Boy sues Gonzalez on eve of title bout

Golden Boy Promotions filed suit in Los Angeles Superior Court on Friday against featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez and his Mexican promoter, Osvaldo Kuchle's Promociones del Pueblo, on the eve of Gonzalez's title defense.

4dDan Rafael

DeGale, Dirrell to fight for title on May 23

Super middleweight contenders James DeGale and Andre Dirrell, slated to meet for a vacant world title, will do so on May 23 at Boston University's Agganis Arena, DeGale promoter Eddie Hearn said.

6dDan Rafael

Bey to make title defense against Shafikov

Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe and Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti put the finishing touches on a deal Wednesday for lightweight world titleholder Mickey Bey to make his mandatory defense against Denis Shafikov.


Jones-Silva possibility?

Roy Jones Jr. discusses the plans for his future in fighting, including a potential bout with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva.

1dDan Rafael

'Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last' on HBO

HBO to produce "Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last," a one-hour special that will detail the nearly six-year journey to make the big fight.

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19hDan Rafael

Hidalgo, Texas, to host Figueroa-Burns

Former lightweight titleholder Omar Figuera Jr.'s will face former lightweight and junior lightweight titlist Ricky Burns in Hidalgo, Texas on May 9.

Making The Rounds

Quillin: 'Expect Plenty Of Action' Against Lee (5:21)

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1dDan Rafael

Roc Nation sets second card

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports is finally set to put on its second boxing card.The company promoted its first show, called “throne boxing,” on Jan.

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23hDan Rafael

Tony Harrison to headline 'FNF' again

Junior middleweight prospect Tony Harrison is back on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" to headline the series on April 17.

Boxing Video

Kell Brook retains belt, stays perfect (0:33)



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Gamliel Diaz tells why he's called El Platano: "Because my skin color is kind of yellow and my back is a little bit hunched, like a banana.”

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Most memorable @SInow articles of my youth: 1 Sidd Finch 2 WWF cover story 3 Tyson story noting his 19" neck, which sounded impossibly long